Plaza Mar 2 Shopping Centre
Visitors to Alicante who fancy a bit of retail therapy will find a superb variety of stores and entertainment venues located within the impressive Plaza Mar 2 Shopping Centre. The centre is situated on Av. de Denia on the outskirts of the city and boasts over 1000 parking spaces, including ample disabled parking. For those not driving, there are several bus stops and tram line 2 within an easy walk to the centre, and a taxi from the central district should be no more than 5€. Built over 3 levels, Plaza Mar 2 Shopping Centre is wheelchair friendly throughout and offers a number of handy services including ample clean ablutions and free WiFi.
The lower 2 levels of Plaza Mar 2 Shopping Centre are dedicated to the retail outlets which include the huge Al Campo Supermarket that offers excellent fresh produce departments, every conceivable type of grocery product, clothing, homeware and a variety of electrical goods. Among the great selection of stores visitors will find a variety of sports retailers such as Adidas, Foot Locker and JD Sports, as well as popular homeware stores including Zara Home.
Further store types include jewellers, perfumeries, opticians, footwear shops and mobile phone shops such as Samsung, Vodafone, Orange, Game, Mister Minit and Movistar. Visitors from Britain will be pleased to know Plaza Mar 2 Shopping Centre also boasts a number of popular high street brand shops. These include Stradivarius, Jack & Jones, Zara, C&A, Tommy Hilfiger, H&M, Mango, Pull & Bear, Bershka, Swarovski and Massimo Dutti. Not forgetting the young ones, within the centre there are some lovely toy stores like Eureka Kids and Party Fiesta.
A highlight of Plaza Mar 2 Shopping Centre, especially with children, is the Kinipolis cinema complex where the latest movies can be seen on giant screens. The 16 cinema rooms boast Dolby digital sound and seating for up to 2,800 people that includes a number of super comfy armchairs. The wide choice of movies are screened in 2D, 3D and IMax. Throughout the year the cinema complex holds a variety of movie expositions as well as other expositions such as art, sculptures, festivals, computer games, sporting events and fun children's workshops.
With so much to see and do at Plaza Mar 2 Shopping Centre, visitors will need to catch their breath and recharge their batteries from time to time and the upper terrace level lets you do just that with a number of cafes and restaurants. Here you will find something to suit all tastes with well known restaurant chains such as McDonald's, Taco Bell and Ginos tempting the younger crowd, Lizarrán and 100 Montaditos providing traditional tapas and light bites and Ribs Steakhouse specialising in large plates of meaty treats. Udon Noodle Bar & Restaurant provides a taste of Asia and there is also Brusters Hamburgers, the delightful Sushicque Bar and several cafes serving a selection of hot and cold drinks, light snacks, cakes and pastries.
- Al Campo Supermarket 09:00 – 22:00
- Retail Outlets 10:00 – 22:00
- Restaurants & Cafes 09:00 – 03:00
Please Note: The above hours may be subject to change and hours differ on public holidays.